Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment from children
Then, Shih-Ning (2010) Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment from children. Queensland Lawyer, 30(1), pp. 18-21.
Difficult questions regarding the withholding or withdrawing of life-sustaining medical treatment can arise in relation to children (being those under 18 years old). This editorial considers some of the legal principles that are relevant in such cases in Australia, particularly Queensland.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||Citation is (2010) 30 Qld Lawyer 18|
|Keywords:||Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment , children, Queensland, Australia|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Law not elsewhere classified (180199)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 Thomson Reuters (Australia/NZ)|
|Deposited On:||16 Jun 2010 08:47|
|Last Modified:||16 Jun 2010 08:47|
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